Date

25 Oct 2019 - 26 Oct 2019
Expired!

Cost

AED 900 / DAG Member: AED 750

Labels

Beginner

Astrophotography Training Program

Join us on the 25th and 26th of Oct for a comprehensive and exciting Astrophotography Program!

What you will learn:

  • Telescope and mount
    • • Required equipment
    • • Assembling and management
    • • Balancing
    • • Manual polar alignment
    • • Polar alignment using camera
    • • Telescope alignment
    • • Goto and guiding

 

  •  Astrophotography
    • • EQmode
    • • Required software
    • • Auto-guiding using PHD2
    • • Using the equipment/software
    • • Choosing objects and shooting

 

Date: 25th and 26th of Oct

Time: 6:00pm till 10:00pm

 

Location:
  • • DAY 1: Al Thuraya Astronomy Center, Mushrif Park, Dubai
  • • DAY 2: Al Qudra Desert, Dubai

 

Tickets:
  • • Registration fee: 900 AED
  • • DAG member: 750 AED
  • • RSVP: https://forms.gle/XYjRom6Af5qJn5h47

 

Payment:
  • • Cash payment at the center
  • • Bank transfer, call for more information

 

Note:
  • • Seats are limited so send an email for conformation.
  • • This is a 2 day long program, first day is in the center, second day is at the desert, 4 hours each day.
  • • You are requested to bring a DSLR camera, Telescopes will be provided by us.
  • • All participants will receive a 50% discount on telescope rental for a month.
  • • The venue for the second day is at al Qudra, Dubai, A precise location map will be sent to you by email after registration.
  • • Although some mats will be available, you are requested to carry any necessities you might seem necessary over the period of the event (snacks, water, mats, seats etc.)